Free if you meet the eligibility criteria (click here for details) and if you complete the course (click here for details of our terms and conditions)
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) reports that unemployment rates were approximately 6% higher for ethnic minorities than white people in 2018. This is just one example of the inequalities that still exist throughout the UK. Therefore, it is crucial to ensure that we educate ourselves about supporting and promoting equality and British Values.
Who is the course suitable for?
It’s designed specifically for adult learners who’d like to improve their knowledge of equality, diversity and inclusivity, and the four British Values, for either personal or professional life.
You do not need to have any formal qualifications in order to follow this course, but you will need to demonstrate commitment and motivation to work through the specially prepared distance-learning materials.
How is the course delivered?
Candidates work through the course materials for the programme at a place convenient to them, so there is no need to attend the college to gain the qualification. The learning materials contain the knowledge needed to meet the assessment requirements of the course and activities to allow candidates to practice their skills and test their learning. Assessment is based on a combination of knowledge and skills learned on the programme. Learners should complete the course within 8 weeks.
The course consists of four modules.
Unit 1: Equality and Diversity
Unit 2: Promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
Unit 3: Positive Equality Movements
Unit 4: British Values
By undertaking this programme, candidates will be able to further their own continuous professional development, which may improve their career prospects, or progress on to further qualifications such as courses in Safeguarding & Prevent, Equality & Diversity Information, Advice & Guidance.